Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout
Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout

Beijing’s move to disbar lawyers in Hong Kong fugitives case sends a chill through mainland human rights circles

  • Two lawyers say officials pressured them to quit their case, refrain from speaking to media
  • Fewer mainland lawyers willing to take sensitive cases following harassment, crackdown

Topic |   Hong Kong politics
Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout
Lawyers Lu Siwei and Ren Quanniu have been disbarred by mainland authorities. Photo: Handout
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